1. A Holiday Message from Mallard Manufacturing

    A well prepared landscape can weather seasonal changes. Each day of the last year was spent working and preparing for the next day, week, month, year. As the year draws to a close and the holiday season is upon us, take time to appreciate all that you’ve accomplished thus far. There will be more to do, of course, but the Mallard team stands ready to work each new challenge with you. Thank you fo…Read More

  2. Mallard’s New Straightforward Approach to Customized Carton Flow Guides

    New Data Sheet Available for Simplified Product Ordering Could your carton flow system use better SKU segmentation? Carton flow is designed to speed up order picking and improve accuracy, but if your inventory isn’t well segmented within the carton flow, your system may not be optimized to return the best efficiency results. This of course depends on the type of inventory you are processing, but…Read More

  3. Sticky Situation is Smooth Sailing on Dyna-Flo Carton Flow

    Dyna-Flo HD with Tilt Tray Speeds Up Magnetized Parts Supply Smooth running parts supply is integral to smooth manufacturing, and one of the best warehousing tools to ensure orderly, effective parts supply is carton flow. Add a tilt tray to the carton flow rack design and you increase picking ergonomics, accuracy and speed… that is if the product isn’t magnetized to the rack.  If that sounds …Read More

  4. Carton Flow Design & Pallet Rack Integration | Mallard Best Practices

    Optimizing Carton Flow Applications Through Proper Planning & Execution Carton flow is a warehousing tool frequently used to improve order picking rates, picking accuracy, reduce both foot and equipment traffic, and more effectively utilize rack and warehousing space. Most carton flow is mounted into pallet rack, but it can be designed to as a standalone system or even a wheeled mobile cart……Read More

  5. Things Are Rolling Along at IFDA Booth #746 | Meet Us in San Antonio!

    Mallard Products Keep Pace with High-Volume, High-Efficiency Demands The 2018 IFDA DSC Expo is almost here! While there will be a lot to see and do in San Antonio, be sure to add a visit to Mallard Manufacturing’s Booth #746 to experience first-hand our latest pallet flow and carton flow solutions for foodservice distribution. Mallard will showcase a variety of gravity flow products, and highlig…Read More

  6. WAIT! Don’t Order that Carton Flow… Until You Watch Our Latest Video

    Thinking about adding carton flow to your pick area? Or maybe you’ve been asked to spec carton flow for an order processing or kitting operation? Well you’ve come to the right place. In less then 2 minutes we will show you the significance of knowing your inventory before deciding on a type of carton flow. https://youtu.be/wIC0yOYNxmo Cart-Trak Roller Carton Flow We say it all the time but our…Read More

  7. Are You Going to Keep Them Waiting with Inefficient Carton Picking?

    Dynamo Pets Deserve Dependable Dyna-Flo Carton Flow We always say that we want the Best gravity flow solution for our customers. Not just suitable, but the best. Here’s a great example of the steps our Engineering Testing Lab will take to find the best carton flow solution for a customer... (and you don’t even have to be fluffy and cute to get this kind of service). Inventory Challenge: Standa…Read More

  8. A Mallard “How to”: Preventing & Fixing Carton Flow Hang-Ups

    Carton flow rack is a go-to storage solution for fast, accurate, orderly pick and put inventory operations. It’s inherently low maintenance and easy to use… except when it’s not. So, let’s review the best ways to avoid carton hang-ups in the first place and also best practices for dealing with hang-ups should one occur. The first thing we recommend is to make sure your carton flow system i…Read More

  9. Soft Goods Inventory? With Mallard Carton Flow Rack – the Solution is in the Bag!

    Carton Flow Rack for Bagged Inventory The polybag is one of the biggest trends in e-commerce today. It’s lightweight, inexpensive, and takes up less storage space than boxes. Non-fragile items of all kinds are finding their way into bags which leaves more than a few DCs with a challenge. Soft goods inventory conforms to wheels and rollers making it essentially “non-conveyable” … but that…Read More

  10. Counting the Reasons to Celebrate… Join Us!

    Mallard Rolls Out 200th Gravity Flow Blog In 2014 we started a blog series about Mallard gravity flow products - namely our pallet flow rack, carton flow and gravity conveyor product lines. Four years and 200 blogs later we’re proud that this series has evolved into a successful and useful tool for so many in the material handling industry. Our purpose was and still is simple… To share creativ…Read More